JOSEPH BAUDIN (London 1691-1753/4)

JOSEPH BAUDIN

(London 1691-1753/4)

Venice: The Grand Canal, looking North-East from the Palazzo Foscari to the Rialto Bridge

Oil on canvas 21 x 31 ⅞ in. (53.3 x 81 cm.)

Provenance: Sir Henry Strakosch (1871-1943), “Heatherside”, Walton-on-the-Hill, Tadworth, Surrey. Samuel Harris, by whom purchased with the house from Strakosch’s estate; his sale, Phillips Son & Neale and Harris & Gillow (on the premises), 25 May 1951 [=3rd day], lot 844, as ‘Canaletto’ (retained by the family).

Posted on March 17, 2017 and filed under Painting.